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The Critical Importance of Project Management for HR

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8 mentions7 hours ago 7 hours ago
Project management allows companies to oversee and forecast completion dates for each phase a project or initiative so they end on time, within budget, and within scale. In the past, project management or task management software was primarily used by large corporations in the software development, IT, or ...

How to Create a Workplace You Would Love To Work In

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9 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Peter Bregman, founder of the Bregman Leadership Institute said this at a recent (and amazing) leadership program. While I his vision deeply resonated with me on a personal level, I also found myself thinking about what a great message it would be when applied to the workplace. What ...

4 Virtual Instructor-Led Training Pitfalls to Avoid

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4 mentions18 hours ago 18 hours ago
With the increasing popularity of virtual instructor-led training events in corporate training, instructional designers and facilitators need to master the art of making the classroom virtual. SweetRush Instructional Design Practice Lead Catherine Davis shares 4 common pitfalls in developing effective virtual training, along with creative solutions for taking ...

Leadership: Building an Alliance to Create Success — Alli Polin

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7 mentions13 hours ago 13 hours ago
I’ve been sick for a week now.Not just a little cold, but hacking cough, sore throat, achy, and absolutely exhausted. I’m sure it’s the flu and it appears to be very fond of me.It happens that my illness has coincided with a critical point for one of my ...

3 Tips to Quickly Onboard New Employees

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6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Mark was upbeat at the end of his first day at his new job as a programmer for a small tech company. He was shown around, introduced to his coworkers, and given a desk and a computer. He had spent most of the day alone and settling in,

How to Create a Strategy for Your Online Course

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
Joshua: Hello everyone we’re back with another episode of LMS Cast. I’m Joshua Millage and I’m joined once again with my very [mountainous mountain man 0:00:09] friend here Christopher Badgett. Today we’re talking high level strategy but I think this is really, really important when you’re thinking about ...

8 Tips To Adopt an eLearning Mindset

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4 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
In this article, I'll share 8 tips to adopt an eLearning mindset. Each technique can help you transform your mindset into one that is learner-centered, so that you can design memorable and meaningful eLearning courses and/or online training events for your learners. The most common question, when I ...

Disruptive Sustainability: How to Be a Transformational Leader

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
The Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) conference got off with a bang on Sunday, with pre-conference workshops and a keynote by Annie Leonard, of the Story of Stuff acclaim, who is now Executive Director of Greenpeace (more on Annie’s comments tomorrow). More than ...

What Instuctional Designers Don't Want to Hear

favicon The Rapid eLearning Blog
6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
I love the weekly elearning challenges. They get us to do things we may not often do on our own. We get to practice new techniques and think through different ideas. We also get to see how others approach the same challenge. I always find those a great ...

How a Culture of Learning Impacts Business Performance

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4 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
See also: Corporate Learning, corporate learning & development, Performance Support, performance support implementation, performance support tools As research has already found, a culture of learning brought about by regular and relevant training can improve performance significantly. However, it can also attract and retain talent, integrate new and effective ...

Why Your Brain Loves Good Storytelling

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2 mentions23 hours ago 23 hours ago
With the increasing popularity of virtual instructor-led training events in corporate training, instructional designers and facilitators need to master the art of making the classroom virtual. SweetRush Instructional Design Practice Lead Catherine Davis shares 4 common pitfalls in developing effective virtual training, along with creative solutions for taking ...

How And Why To Use Custom Fonts in eLearning

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6 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
This article will offer an in depth look at how to use custom fonts in your eLearning course, as well as the benefits that they can bring to the overall eLearning experience for your learners. There are various things to consider when you're designing an eLearning course, such ...

Wanna play? Gamification in TalentLMS

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Who doesn’t love to play games? We might have an aversion to housekeeping chores, reluctantly go to work, and unwillingly sit down to study, but whatever our age, we all love playing or watching all kinds of games. So much in fact, that according to the famous Dutch ...

It's Time For A New Job-Skills Training Model

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7 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
I attended a presentation by Mary Owens at a local financial advisory firm. In her well-presented talk about the return of manufacturing to the U.S., she articulated a number of facts that got me thinking: This is good news, right? I think so. But we still have a ...

Employee Well-Being In The Workplace

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9 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
The concept of “employee well-being” is not a new one, but it has seen a resurgence in interest with the challenges in the world in the last few years, and employee well-being has been making its way to the top of company consciousness. This interest has many companies ...

Becoming A Heart-Centered Leader

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6 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Students of leadership will often look at the intellectual attributes of a great leader. We point to great strategy, distinction, winning against the competition.Leadership is also about matters of the heart.Susan Steinbrecher and Joel Bennett’s book Heart-Centered Leadership reminds leaders to be mindful, authentic, and caring. I recently ...

5 Reasons Teams Lose Confidence

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3 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Great leaders help teams visualize a winning future. They arm their team with the courage and audacity to remove roadblocks and galvanize people toward “impossible” feats. Take John. John had been in tough situations before, but this time the cocktail of challenges was just too much. He needed ...

Innovating Is Learning

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
I experienced a situation in a consulting engagement once that taught an interesting lesson. At first, I thought it was about life at work, but soon I realized it was really just about life. The lesson was that personal improvement and creative contributions only result following mistakes, failures,

What Does Good eLearning Have In Common With Good Movies?

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5 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
You may not have realized it, buteLearning and movies have many things in common. Both seek to captivate their audience and produce a memorable story, and both can fall flat if not produced correctly. Have you watched a movie lately – a really good one? Were you enthralled?

Gamification and Game-based Learning: When to Use Them

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2 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Gamification and game-based learning are both buzzwords in the education and training industry. Although both are innovative ways to train your learners, they aren’t actually interchangeable. While both may relate to education and training, how they relate varies greatly. So, what is gamification? Gamification is adding game-like mechanics ...

5 Key Considerations for Multi-Device Testing

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
Ensuring that your multi-device eLearning runs consistently and smoothly across the identified range of devices, screen sizes, browsers, and platforms is crucial to deliver an engaging and consistent learning experience for your users.But the sheer number of device-OS-browser combinations and the set of test parameters which need to ...

2014 Top 20 Gamification Companies List

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5 mentions9 hours ago 9 hours ago
Due to the diversity of services included in authoring tools, no attempt is made to rank the top companies. Franklin, OH United StatesSunnyvale, United StatesColumbia, MD United StatesSalt Lake City, UT United StatesBelmont, MA United StatesMississauga, Ontario CanadaMalvern, PA United StatesSan Francisco, CA United StatesLondon, United KingdomWaterloo, Ontario ...

The Modern Workplace Learning Landscape: more than telling people what to learn

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9 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
I was recently asked to summarise my view on the evolving modern workplace learning landscape and L&D’s role in it. So here it is Although people learn in many different ways, L&D has for a long time concentrated its attention on creating, delivering and managing courses. Despite ...

Recruiting Transparency Can Be Scary, But It Might Be Just What You Need

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7 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
We make sure to be ultra transparent about everything — except the real challenges that we’re currently facing. See why transparency is in quotes up there now? Recruiters, although not intentionally trained to sell, end up being quite the pitchmen when it comes down to it. They become ...

Is Your Company Bleeding Knowledge?

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6 mentions10 hours ago 10 hours ago
I am currently the Cofounder and CEO of Influence & Co. - We help companies position key individuals as industry influencers and thought leaders. We focus on creating high-quality content, coming from our clients, that reaches their target audience online. Our clients range from startups to fast-growing companies ...

8 Reasons Why Experiential Learning Is The Future Of Learning

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2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
More than a hundred years ago, Hermann Ebbinghaus formulated the learning curve, which describes the relationship between memory and time. In a nutshell, it says that, during a lecture, if your absorption rate is at 100 percent on day one, there is a 50-80 percent loss of learning ...

Camtasia Studio 8 Tutorial: Editing Dimensions Basics

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2 mentions5 days ago 5 days ago
00:00 – Intro 00:15 – Default editing dimensions 00:30 – Maximum 720p HD option 01:10 – Changing the editing dimensions 02:15 – Changing the background color 02:45 – Wrap-up / feedback Video URLCopy-paste the address of the original video. Supported sites: YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, Metacafe, TED, Facebook, Google ...

Training in the Digital Age [Infographic]

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2 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Learning something new is what we all love but when they are done in a proper and understandable way. School days are the good example of training because what we learn from childhood makes our future. Technology expanding very rapidly so training method too, thanks to useful tools ...

Are Shared Value and Corporate Social Responsibility Different? A Sustainability Report Re-Imagined

favicon Shared Value Initiative
6 mentions1 day ago 1 day ago
Thank you for the article and the way youmade those sustainability report highlights much better. I am just wondering about why we want to differentiate "shared value" and "CSR". Corporate Social Responsibility refers word-by-word to the "responsibility of the private sector towards the society". Can be philanthropic engagement,

Pedagogy in Game-Based Learning – Tips to align ID strategies in Learning Games

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
The popularity of games in learning is contributing to the immense growth of the gaming industry. Learning games are fast gaining popularity – in educational as well as corporate circles. Many popular video games are being re-furbished for educational purpose and many original games are also being designed ...

Instructional Design Models and Theories: Subsumption Theory

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4 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
The Subsumption Learning Theory was developed in 1963 by the American psychologist David Ausubel. The theory focuses on how individuals acquire and learn large chunks of information through visual means or text materials. As opposed to many other instructional theories, which are psychology-based models applied to instructional design,

Listen Up Leaders: We Are All Millennials

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5 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
I'm a talent strategist, practitioner, speaker and author who operates as CEO of TalentCulture Consulting Group. I'm also a social media community catalyst who founded TalentCulture World of Work, as well as #TChat forums on Twitter and BlogTalkRadio. I’m passionate about helping leaders recruit and retain stellar talent.

Optimize The Onboarding Process With HR Technology

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11 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Trending perceptions of how tech will impact HR have a spooky and a bountiful side, a bit like fall’s two major holidays (Halloween and Thanksgiving.) On the spooky side is what I call the Body Snatcher Fear, that HR tech is poised to replace humans completely, turning people ...

How Emerging Technologies Are Helping the Planet

favicon Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit
2 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
Look around. So much of the technology you see would have been considered part of the sci-fi realm just 20 years ago. Thousands of books or hundreds of movies can fit on a computer that slips easily into a jacket pocket. Humanity can manipulate the genome, leading to ...

Why Great Teams Matter, or How Workplace Culture Carries the Day

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9 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
The San Francisco Giants are going to baseball’s World Series for the third time in five years. And a big reason why is the team’s workplace culture — a culture that organizations beyond baseball can learn from. The Giants are a “teamy” team, one with heaps of solidarity,

The Power of Being Your Best - Lolly Daskal

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8 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Posted on 21. Oct, 2014 by lollydaskal in Blog, Integrity, Lead From Within, Leadership, Leadership Development, Life Balance, Life Skills, Mission, Passion, Personal Development, Purpose, Purpose, Relationships, Self Help, Trust, Values, Vision, Workplace The most important aspect you can bring to your leadership is to strive to be ...

3 Things To Know About Hiring And Recruiting

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4 mentions7 days ago 7 days ago
“Candidate experience” is a term that we’re seeing a lot of in the recruitment, hiring, and HR spaces right now, and we’re hearing it for a reason. There is a lot of competition for the top talent out there in every field, and one big way that employers ...

7 Tips To Repurpose eLearning Content for Mobile Learning

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In this article, I'll share 7 top tips that will help you to successfully repurpose you eLearning course’s content for your mobile learning course, so that you can develop a mobile learning strategy that requires minimal resources and offers maximum benefit to your learners. The world of eLearning ...

Want To Learn, Remember And Create Better? Science Says Dick Around A Bit More

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2 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
A New York Times science writer explains why daydreaming, napping, and web surfing are the best ways to learn. From an early age, students are taught a series of study skills to enhance learning. Teachers extol the virtues of highlighters and flash cards, memorization and dogged concentration. They ...

The Difference Between Technology Use And Technology Integration

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4 mentions4 days ago 4 days ago
Using technology for learning makes sense. Technology creates access, transparency, and opportunity. Any smartphone or tablet is media incarnate–video, animation, eBooks, essays, blog posts, messages, music, games. The modalities of light, color, and sound all arranged just so to communicate a message or create an experience. But there ...

Gamification: It’s not all fun and games!

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4 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
Presentation Description: Gamification can be defined as taking a closer look at the engaging and motivating aspects of video games and then applying these elements to a learning environment. Gamification incorporates positive reinforcement, collaboration, and recognition of achievements; it is not about bringing video games into a classroom! In this session, we’ll focus on seven key elements of Gamified classroom. We’ll also explore Gamification classroom models from two different language teachers. Additional Information: Avi Spector is a pedagogical consultant with the Riverside School Board and the RECIT FGA Regional Service.

The Power of Gamification in HR

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” - Albert Einstein So it’s all about the game. We have been gaming since childhood, with scrabble, cop-thief, monopoly etc, and that’s how we have learnt the basic concepts ...

How to Motivate Your Team Towards B Corp Certification

favicon Triple Pundit: People, Planet, Profit
3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
This is the eleventh in a weekly series of excerpts from the new book The B Corp Handbook: How to Use Business as a Force for Good (Berrett-Koehler Publishers, October 13, 2014). Click here to read the rest of the series. Welcome to week two of the six-week,

Re/code’s Code/Mobile Conference By The Numbers

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2 mentions3 days ago 3 days ago
To prepare for the Code/Mobile conference that starts today, we pulled together a few stats that provide a snapshot of just how pervasive mobile technology is today. The number of mobile users is approaching the number of people on earth. Some 6.9 billion people will have cellular subscriptions ...

You Can Learn Anything

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2 mentions2 days ago 2 days ago
If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources for Khan Academy. If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains *.kastatic.org and *.kasandbox.org are unblocked.Learn the fundamentals of programming with the popular JavaScript language and ProcessingJS library. Write your own ...

4 Tips To Use Color in eLearning

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5 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” - Albert Einstein So it’s all about the game. We have been gaming since childhood, with scrabble, cop-thief, monopoly etc, and that’s how we have learnt the basic concepts ...

Writing better e-Learning

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6 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” - Albert Einstein So it’s all about the game. We have been gaming since childhood, with scrabble, cop-thief, monopoly etc, and that’s how we have learnt the basic concepts ...

I Came, I Saw, I Learned...: Adobe Captivate 8: Custom Theme Colors

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3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
“You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else.” - Albert Einstein So it’s all about the game. We have been gaming since childhood, with scrabble, cop-thief, monopoly etc, and that’s how we have learnt the basic concepts ...

Turning mobile ads into games helps them perform better

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2 mentions6 days ago 6 days ago
Mobile advertising is a multibillion-dollar business, and one company thinks it will grow even further when marketers learn to turn their promotions into games. Mobile advertising company Celtra has found that game-like ads perform significantly better than static, noninteractive display ads or videos. These interactive, gamified commercials saw ...

How to Challenge the Bored Employee

favicon Acacia HR Solutions
3 mentions1 week ago 1 week ago
In our workplaces we focus much of our attention on the problem employees. Those individuals who create drama or have performance issues. We spend much of our time dealing with the bottom 10% of employees. We are often thankful for the good employees who do not need ...
 

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